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K Palaniswami


Tamil Nadu CM accuses DMK of 'deceit' for embracing Lord Muruga in the run-up to assembly polls

January 24, 2021 4:21 pm

The AIADMK respected all religions equally, but it was not the case with the DMK which involved in 'deception,' in such matters, he alleged.

Kamal Haasan can't do good, his job is to spoil families, says Palaniswami

December 17, 2020 8:54 pm

The AIADMK veteran's criticism of Haasan comes in the backdrop of the actor invoking the legacy of the ruling party's founder, former chief minister, the late M G Ramachandran,and the MNM chief lashing out at government over corruption.

Understanding between Palaniswami, his deputy like one between Lord Ram, Lakshman: Minister

September 19, 2020 2:33 pm

The duo were leading the party with military-like discipline, Revenue Minister R B Udhayakumar told reporters answering a question on Friday's party meet vis-a-vis claims of differences on some issues between the top two leaders.

Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Delhi CMs write to Centre against UGC directive: Will affect students

July 12, 2020 8:31 am

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee and her Delhi counterpart Arvind Kejriwal wrote to PM Modi, while Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami wrote to HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal, and requested the Centre to grant "freedom to states to work out their own assessment methods, without compromising on the quality and academic credibility”.

COVID-19 recovery rate high in TN, says Palaniswami

June 16, 2020 2:46 pm

While 20,678 are the active cases, 479 patients, several of them with co-morbidities died which puts the recovery rate at 54.49 per cent.

Tamil Nadu CM launches exclusive education TV channel

August 26, 2019 8:46 pm

An initiative of the School Education Department, "Kalvi Tholaikkatchi" (Education TV) was launched by Chief Minister K Palaniswami in Chennai.

Government's priority is saving every drop of rain water: TN CM

August 07, 2019 6:07 pm

Speaking at the '30th anniversary celebrations of M S Swaminathan Research Foundation,' here, K Palaniswami said rainwater harvesting stands as an important practice for the state which is dependent on neighbouring states for water.

Cyclone Gaja: Tamil Nadu govt seeks about Rs 15,000 crore aid from Centre

November 22, 2018 11:37 pm

Palaniswami had taken a helicopter from Tiruchirappalli to Pudukottai and Thanjavur districts on Tuesday to visit the affected parts but could not land at Nagapattinam and Thiruvarur due to inclement weather following which he had to cut short his tour.

TVS Motor contributes Rs 2 crore as cyclone relief

November 21, 2018 3:59 pm

Palaniswami had visited the districts hit by cyclone Gaja Tuesday and distributed relief materials to the affected people

Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami visits cyclone-hit areas, likely to meet PM on Thursday

November 20, 2018 6:46 pm

The weather office has forecast heavy rains in the region under the influence of a well-marked low pressure in the southwest of Bay of Bengal.